PPS Coordinator Prospective Payment System RN

PPS Coordinator Prospective Payment System RN job in ,

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

  Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital provides state-of-the-art rehabilitation services for patients recovering from health care conditions such as stroke, brain injury and musculoskeletal disorders. The only rehabilitation hospital in the state accredited in six programs by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital is hiring a PPS Coordinator .

  • Responsible for accurate data collection entry, transmission and analysis. 
  • Responsible for coordinating FIM education. 
  • Provide periodic and ongoing staff training to: nursing; therapy; and physicians at least quarterly.
  • Responsible for clinical data collection, entry, transmission and analysis to ensure compliance with the requirements of the Medicare Prospective Payment System.

  • Minimum: Associate’s of Nursing Degree or Diploma of Nursing from an accredited school
      Desired: BSN from an accredited School
  • Must have a working knowledge of IRF PAI (Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Patient Assessment Instrument) and/or FIM (Functional Independence Measure)
  • A minimum of two years experience as a rehabilitation nurse.
  • Must be a skilled communicator, coordinator and motivator. Able to organize and prioritize many tasks effectively. Must be able to relate information concerning a patient condition.
  • Current license as a Registered Nurse in New Mexico

  Why Lovelace?  

  •   Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work 2018  
  •   UNM Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Site of the Year 2017  
  •   Excellence in Outcomes Award- Orthopedics (Q3 2016) from Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO), Inc. for Wyoming, Enchanted Hills, Santa Fe and Jemez rehabilitation clinics  
  •   Hospital of Choice Award from the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers  

  Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID:   1635    

Department / Location

Nursing Administration
Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital -